nuclear energy

U.S. President Obama shakes hands with China's President Xi in Beijing

US And China To Build A Molten Salt Nuclear Reactor

According to Fortune, the US is helping China to build a molten salt nuclear reactor.  Due to a lack of funding and political will,…


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Raw Science’s Top 5 Sci/Tech to Follow in 2015

THE LIST 5. ANONYMOUS MESSAGING APPS Have you heard of FireChat? It’s an anonymous messaging app from the San Francisco startup Open Garden. Users…


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All I Want For XMAS Is Nuclear Fusion

The holy grail of energy production on Earth is a self-sustaining nuclear fusion reaction, the same process that creates energy within stars (the sun…


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Dr. Frank Shu: An Astrophysicist Offers An Outsider’s View on the Future of Energy

Dr. Frank Shu is beaming. “That’s it!” he smiles broadly, extending a hand to a colleague. The excitement is palatable in the sweat-soaked tropical…


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Carbon-Neutral Coal in 10 minutes?

Dr. Frank Shu and his team of researchers at the Institute of Astronomy and Astrophysics (Academia Sinica, Taiwan) have one of the largest BioChar…


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Dr. Helen Calidcott on the role of media and the global threat of nuclear technology

      Since the 1980 Three Mile Island nuclear accident, Helen Caldicott an Australian physician and author, has dedicated her life to anti-nuclear…